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Underserved communities triaged in CivStart accelerator's first cohort
Ten startups will enter a 24-month program to develop solutions aimed at improving quality of life, public safety and public health for underserved communities.
Cloud migration made flood response quicker, Iowa health official says
The Iowa Department of Public Health's move to a cloud platform made it easier to get information to officials responding to disasters like recent flooding.
Want to change the public's behavior? Make it 'easy'
Meeting public policy goals doesn't always have to be expensive or painful, says Michael Hallsworth of the Behavioral Insights Team.
GIS platform puts Miami-Dade ‘leaps and bounds ahead’ for mosquito season, officials say
After scrambling to control last summer’s Zika virus outbreak, officials say the county is prepared to combat mosquito-borne disease with the help of integrated map and data technology.